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LA Department

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Name: Rachel Gregg

Location: Rotherham

Costs Drafting History: Rachel started working on Criminal Billing in 1992 and Family & Civil Billing in 2015.

Rachel started working in the Criminal Department in 1992 doing various task as well as billing. From 2000 her main role was dealing with Crown Court billing which included Legal Aid Litigator bills, Graduated fee bills, Court of Appeal bills and POCA bills.

In 2015 she moved to the billing team in admin and started preparing Legal Aid Family billing to include Bills for Court, hourly rate bills and fixed fees.  She also dealt with Legal Aid Housing hourly rate bills as well as still dealing with Crown Court billing.

Rachel processed the bills through CCMS or CCDCS (Crown Court Digital Case System) and dealt with them until they were paid.

Profile: Rachel previously worked for a Solicitors firm for 28 years before moving to Bidwell Henderson. Rachel has a little dog so likes to go on plenty of walks. She is very close to her family and has a 2 year old great nephew who she looks after at the weekends. She likes to socialise with her friends and family which usually involves going for a meal or sitting in a beer garden!

Favourite Film: The Last Kingdom

Claim to fame: Unfortunately Rachel doesn’t have a claim to fame but what you may not know about her is she is a self-employed transcriber which involves preparing transcripts of DVD’s and audio tapes for various organisations including Doncaster Children’s Services.

“We are really enjoying working with your firm and have found your staff to be excellent and very professional.”

Sara Taylor, Hammersmith & Fulham Law Centre

“…I have found them very knowledgeable and full of expertise In Legal Aid, Inter partes and High costs cases. They are always at the end of the phone or email if myself or anyone else in the firm have a billing enquiry and would highly recommend them to any legal firm.”

Danielle Conaghan, Edwards Duthie Solicitors

“Having instructed Bidwell Henderson since they formed in 2014, I can say with enormous confidence that their Costs Draftsmen are the most knowledgeable, efficient and friendly Costs Draftsmen I have had the pleasure of working with.”

Abbie Huxley, Burke Niazi Solicitors

“KK Law have used many cost draftsman firms within the last 10 years but have finally found the firm that is the right fit for us. Their service is professional, efficient, accurate and they turn our files around quickly. The Admin, accounts and cost draftsman team are all friendly and knowledgeable.

I would not hesitate to recommend Bidwell Henderson to anyone in the legal profession, they have always gone the extra mile on all of our cases both standard and complex to help expedite our bill payment.”

Heidi Murphy, KK Law

“I would have no hesitation in recommending their drafting and processing services. As one of our key strategic partners we have found Bidwell Henderson to be a very forward thinking and highly professional law costs drafting firm. They should be commended on their continual investment in staff training, quality controls and GDPR principles.

Specialising in billing through Tikit P4W they fit with our services portfolio perfectly. They consistently hit the mark first time – demonstrating the quality of their work and professionalism of their team, whilst more importantly improving client cashflow.”

Gary Shaw, Accesspoint Legal

“The Bidwell Henderson team are an absolute pleasure to deal with as they are all so helpful and accommodating and deliver client focused services to suit business needs. In addition to providing an efficient, tailored and exceptionally pro-active service – they strike the perfect balance of friendly and professional.

Kelly Pashley-Handford, Spencers Solicitors

“I have really appreciated working together on billing, I would be lost without Heather Shipley and the team at BH in the since the firm started!”

Amy Butler, Atkins & Palmer